13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train:  2 h 15 min
1
Calais
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Troyes
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Chamonix
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Annecy
— 6 nights
Bus:  6 h 15 min
End: London

1
day
Calais

Calais ©
Overlooking the Strait of Dover, the narrowest point of the English Channel, Calais is a major port for ferry traffic between France and England as the closest French town to Dover.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Calais Beach and then get a new perspective on things with ICEO.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Calais itinerary maker website.

London, UK to Calais is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Calais. July in Calais sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Troyes.

Things to do in Calais

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Calais Beach ©
Calais Beach

2
nights
Troyes

Troyes ©
Many half-timbered houses from the 16th century remain in wonderful condition in the old town of Troyes.
On the 17th (Fri), admire the striking features of Église Sainte-Madeleine and then explore the activities along Canal de Bourgogne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Chateau Ancy-le Franc and then make a trip to Rue Des Forges.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Troyes day trip app.

Traveling by car from Calais to Troyes takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Calais in July: highs in Troyes hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Troyes

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Canal de Bourgogne, Rue Des Forges, Chateau Ancy-le Franc
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Canal de Bourgogne ©
Canal de Bourgogne
Chateau Ancy-le Franc ©
Chateau Ancy-le Franc
Église Sainte-Madeleine ©
Église Sainte-Madeleine

3
nights
Chamonix

Chamonix ©
"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Get in touch with nature at Vallee Blanche and Pollux. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lac Blanc.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Chamonix day trip planning website.

Drive from Troyes to Chamonix in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Annecy.

Things to do in Chamonix

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Side Trip

Pollux
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Vallee Blanche ©
Vallee Blanche
Lac Blanc ©
Lac Blanc

6
nights
Annecy

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Plage de l'Imperial and Bateaux Dupraz Lac D'Annecy. Escape the urban bustle at Annecy Lake Safari and Semnoz. There's more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Annecy.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Annecy online attractions planner.

You can drive from Chamonix to Annecy in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Annecy

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Plage de l'Imperial ©
Plage de l'Imperial
Semnoz ©
Semnoz
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy

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